Minor in Technical and Professional Writing

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A maximum of 6 TPW advisor-approved transfer units is allowed toward the minor.

Technical and Professional Writing, Minor — 24 units

Core Courses (12 units)

TPW 400GWFundamentals of Technical and Professional Writing -- GWAR3
TPW 550Professional Editing3
TPW 555Visual Rhetoric and Document Design3
TPW 695Internship in Technical and Professional Writing3
Skills Electives - choose four courses from the following:12
Writing Practices in Professional Contexts
Writing Professional Promotions
Writing Technical Documentation
Technical Writing Online
Individual and Team Writing
Projects in the Teaching of Technical and Professional Writing


Note: All units applied to the Technical and Professional Writing minor must be earned with a grade of C or better.